The MS in American Indian Studies - Tribal Leadership and Governance program from Arizona State University is a transdisciplinary program that provides students with an intellectual and practical understanding of the issues facing American Indian populations and the ability to apply that knowledge. Students acquire problem-solving skills useful in a range of professional arenas, including governmental, private and nonprofit agencies.
The program focuses on languages, cultures, arts, activism, histories, legal policy and education from an American Indian studies paradigm and perspective. Delivery is through in-person courses.
The tribal leadership and governance concentration explores traditional and modern concepts of Indian education leadership, tribal government leadership, tribal governments, decision-making and legislation, constitutional reform, planning, economic development, community development, nation rebuilding, tribal courts, administration and planning.
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- American Indian Studies Paradigms
- American Indian Studies Research Methods
- Contemporary Issues of American Indian Nations
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
DisciplinesArea & Cultural Studies Sociology Political Science View 347 other Masters in Sociology in United States
- Graduate admission application and application fee
- Official transcripts
- Proof of English proficiency
- An applicant whose native language is not English (regardless of current residency) must provide proof of English proficiency.
International25200 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 25200 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
National23544 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 23544 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
In-State11720 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 11720 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Apply and win up to €6000 to cover your tuition fees.